OITAVOS DUNES, CASCAIS, PORTUGAL considered one of Top 10 'Exotic' Golf Courses in the World by worldpropertychannel.com - July 2014 OITAVOS DUNES, CASCAIS, PORTUGAL - The Algarve region gets more publicity. But the scenic village of Cascais, a lesser-known fishing village fast becoming a hideout for the International Set, also offers great golf. And plenty of natural beauty, too. -
Lisbon, Portugal is one of the 10 Best Weather Places in the World according to weatherwise.org With an annual average daily high temperature of 70.7°F and nighttime low of 56.3°F, Lisbon ranks as one of the most comfortable major cities in the world. March 2014 - weatherwise.org
World's 15 Best Train Rides - Portugal - Douro Line. Early spring to late summer, when almond trees blossom in March & dramatically terraced grape vines burst with fruit in August, the circa-1887 Douro Line route from Porto to Pocinho is one of the easiest ways to enjoy Portugal’s verdant Douro River valley. Fun fact: The river-hugging route crosses 30 bridges and passes through 26 tunnels as well as making stops at beautiful historic train stations, such as those at Régua and Pinhão.